Tracey Yap

DUSON Partnerships Extend Across Campus & Around the World

At Duke, a culture of interprofessional and interdisciplinary collaboration is becoming the norm, rather than the exception. DUSON faculty and students are redefining how creative partnerships can deepen professional understanding, innovate solutions to complex challenges and drive discovery and translation of knowledge in new and exciting ways. These collaborations are challenging traditional silos of research, clinical practice, and community service.

Technology in Research Across the Lifespan

Yap Receives NIH R01 Administrative Supplement Award

Congratulations to Tracey Yap, associate professor, and her entire team who has received an award for her NIH R01 Administrative Supplement proposal entitled "Influence of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias Among Obese and Non-Obese Nursing Home Residents on Movement Patterns and Repositioning." This administrative supplement award is for a one-year period with a start date of April 1, 2019.

Yap Named Recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

Tracey Yap, associate professor, was recently named a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers!

The award is the United States government’s highest honor recognizing their early career research accomplishments and their promise for leadership in science and technology.

DNP Alumna Obenrader, Broome, Yap and Colleague Publish Article in the Journal of Emergency Nursing

Connie Obenrader, DNP '16; Marion E. Broome, Dean of the School of Nursing; Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs, Duke University; and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs for Nursing, Duke University Health System; and Tracey Yap, associate professor; recently published an article entitled "Changing Team Member Perceptions by Implementing TeamSTEPPS in an Emergency Department" in the Journal of Emergency Nursing. Florame Jamison is a co-author of this article. 


DNP Student Ifedili, Faculty Members Sabol and Yap and Colleagues Publish Article in Geriatric Nursing

DNP student Ijeoma Ifedili and faculty members Valerie Sabol and Tracey Yap recently published an article entitled "Implementing a visual cueing technology intervention in a nursing home: Nursing staff perceptions" in Geriatric Nursing. Susan Kennerly was a co-author of this article. 


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